Tag Archives: Enlightened

Grateful to have found a true Teacher

Grateful to have found a true Teacher A Teacher who is a kalyanamitra — a ‘friend on the path’ Just like the various Buddhas, thankas and statues are a representation of my own enlightened qualities of various kinds – be … Continue reading

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To know the self is to forget the self

“To know the self is to forget the self. To forget the self is to be enlightened by all things.” — Zen master Dogen

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Buddha Nature

I have always had this innate belief in the human spirit, in goodness, in the body’s ability to recover and heal. Today I know ‘why’. We all have the seed of perfection inside of us. Buddhism calls it ‘Buddha Nature’. … Continue reading

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